Pentron Clinical - Provisional Cement

TempSpan Transparent Temporary Cement is a eugenol-free, resin-based cement used for retaining provisional restorations. Vir­tually colorless, it safely secures provisional crowns and bridges without influencing the overlying color. A dual-curing cement, it provides the ultimate in flexibility, enabling the clinician to light cure for an instant set in addition to providing the option of waiting 5.5 minutes for a chemical cure. Formulated with optimized adhesive properties, it secures provisionals in place. For more information, call (800) 551-0283 or visit pentron.com.


Perio Protect, LLC - Perio Medication Trays

The effective, noninvasive, and easy-to-use Perio Tray is a prescription device to place solutions of the clinician's choice into gingival crevices or periodontal pockets. Dentists determine frequency and duration of Perio Tray usage based on individual patient conditions. The soft, flexible trays are comfortable and custom-fitted to the individual patient. Patients appreciate the convenience of using Perio Trays in their own homes. For more information, call (877) 434-GUMS (4867) or visit periotray.com.


PeriOptix - Loupes

Weighing in at only 36 g, PeriOptix's elegant and streamlined Micro TTLs are one of the lightest loupe systems ever developed. The proprietary compact lens design sacrifices nothing but weight, and the field of view and image quality are similar to those of larger and heavier loupes. They are available on the new Adidas sports frames with prescription capability. For more information, call (888) 360-0033 or visit perioptix.com.


Polydentia - Splinting Agent

F-Splint-Aid, with a 4-mm width, and F-Splint-Aid Slim, with a 2-mm width, are multilayer fiberglass bands saturated with bonding agent, ideal for urgent and unexpected splinting of avulsed teeth. They require minimum tooth preparation and grant a fast application. You can cut the band, place it on the palatal/lingual surfaces, hold it with the new application clips (Clip&Splint), and light-cure. There is optimal manageability, ease of use, and no waste. For more information, visit polydentia.com or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


PREAT Corp - Precision Attachment

Utilizing the Preci-Sagix attachment, clinicians can replace old 1.7- and 2.2-mm VKS-SG females with the Preci-Sagix female's patented snap mechanism ­and provide patients with secure prosthesis stability and increased snap retention. The Preci-Sagix with segmented female is indicated for partial dentures and implant bar applications and is compatible with existing VKS-SG cases. The replaceable plastic female has 3 retention levels and is available in 1.7- and 2.2-mm sizes. For more information, call (800) 232-7732, e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or visit the Web site preat.com.


Premier Dental Products - Retraction/Hemostatic System

Traxodent is a retraction and hemostatic system for use prior to impression making or whenever hemostasis and retraction is required. The absorbent paste displaces soft tissue and works synergistically with the astringent properties of aluminum chloride to create retraction. Fluid is absorbed while Traxodent occupies the sulcus. After 2 minutes, Traxodent is rinsed away, leaving an open, retracted sulcus. For more information, call (888) 670-6100 or visit premusa.com.


PreXion - CBCT System

The new PreXion3D Elite with CLEARimage scanning technology is dedicated to providing the highest quality, high-definition, low-radiation dose and most diagnostic 3-D and MPR CBCT images. The new system features up to a 53% reduction in radiation, up to a 50% reduction in scan time, and profession-leading 0.15-mm focal spot. It also includes powerful, intuitive software with implant planning, fusion/stitching function, and endodontic tracing tools. It has a "green" computer/server, reducing energy consumption by 50%. For more information, call (650) 212-0300 or visit the Web site prexion.com.


Prophy Magic - Prophy Angle

With its special counterclockwise turbine-like internal fins, the Mystic Cup prophy angle greatly reduces splatter while improving cleaning and polishing efficiency. In addition, the latex-free cup features raised diamond-shaped ridges on its outside wall for easier interproximal and lingual cleaning. For more information, call (866) 54-MAGIC or visit prophymagic.com.


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